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The Resource Beyond the call : three women on the front lines in Afghanistan, Eileen Rivers

Beyond the call : three women on the front lines in Afghanistan, Eileen Rivers

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Beyond the call : three women on the front lines in Afghanistan
Title
Beyond the call
Title remainder
three women on the front lines in Afghanistan
Statement of responsibility
Eileen Rivers
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Follows the experiences of four women who fought in active combat duty in Afghanistan and also worked to gather intelligence about the Taliban from local Afghani women, with whom they were able to cultivate relationships, unlike their male counterparts
  • Rivers follows the experiences of women who fought in active combat duty in Afghanistan, fighting shoulder-to-shoulder with the men. They also worked to gather intelligence about the Taliban from local Afghani women, with whom they were able to cultivate relationships, since the women were bound by tradition not to speak with American military men. -- adapted from jacket
Summary
Follows the experiences of three women who fought in active combat duty in Iraq and Afghanistan and also worked to gather intelligence about the Taliban from local Afghani women, with whom they were able to cultivate relationships with, unlike their male counterparts
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10658046
Cataloging source
YDX
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Rivers, Eileen
Dewey number
958.104/78
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS371.413
LC item number
.R58 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • United States
  • United States
  • Afghan War (2001- )
  • Armed Forces
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Women soldiers
  • Women
  • Women
  • Women soldiers
  • Afghanistan
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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three women on the front lines in Afghanistan
Label
Beyond the call : three women on the front lines in Afghanistan, Eileen Rivers
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-241) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Chronology: A history of women in the military -- Preface: Finding women's stories of war -- Prologue -- Battle. Jamila Abbas ; The women of Team Lioness ; Sheena Adams ; Maria Rodriguez ; Johanna Smoke -- The wars at home -- Epilogue
Control code
on1003305423
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxix, 254 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306903076
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1003305423
Label
Beyond the call : three women on the front lines in Afghanistan, Eileen Rivers
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-241) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Chronology: A history of women in the military -- Preface: Finding women's stories of war -- Prologue -- Battle. Jamila Abbas ; The women of Team Lioness ; Sheena Adams ; Maria Rodriguez ; Johanna Smoke -- The wars at home -- Epilogue
Control code
on1003305423
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxix, 254 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780306903076
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1003305423

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